Food Allergen Training for Small to Medium Manufacturers

11 Nov 2021 2:00pm

The Knox City Council, City of Greater Dandenong and Kingston City Council invite you to attend a Food Allergen training session for small and medium manufacturers on Thursday 11 November 2021.

The training session is designed to support proprietors and quality assurance managers to understand their allergen management responsibilities under the Food Act 1984 and FSANZ Food Standards Code.

Guest speakers include:

  • Jasmine Lacis-Lee, Food Safety Manager – Microbiology & Allergens BVAQ and board member of the Allergen Bureau
  • John Chadderton, Acting Manager Investigations and Compliance, Department of Health

The training session will include:

  • Food allergens and intolerance
  • Allergen labelling requirements
  • Allergen management – key concepts
  • Introduction of new product lines
  • “Free From” Claims
  • Validation of labelling claims
  • Resources
  • Mandatory anaphylactic notifications



Registrations will close 5pm 8 November 2021.


Your local council environmental health officers look forward to supporting your business to implement these changes.

To find out more information on this session, please contact City of Greater Dandenong Environmental Health Officer Sandra Macleod on 8571 1342 or email